Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 156 119
Rank change year-on-year -9 -37 +39
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 20 10 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.37% 1.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.73% 1.13% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 52
Oxfordshire median annual salary £25,000 £27,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.91% +6.73% -5.45%
10th Percentile £21,000 £25,225 £20,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £38,075 £37,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £25,470 £28,000
% change year-on-year +17.79% -9.04% -3.45%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 732 883 1,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.30% 32.85% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 599 773 822
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -8.05% +8.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,345
90th Percentile £71,750 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 7 £40,000 +44.14% 2
Abingdon - 4 £27,500 - 3
Banbury - 4 £21,000 -
Bicester +2 3 £40,000 -3.61%
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £22,500 -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) Windows 7
4 14 (70.00%) Windows 10
5 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (65.00%) ITIL
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (45.00%) Office 365
9 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
11 6 (30.00%) Cisco
11 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
12 5 (25.00%) SQL
12 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (20.00%) WAN
13 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 4 (20.00%) Wireless
13 4 (20.00%) VMware
13 4 (20.00%) VLAN
14 3 (15.00%) Statistics
14 3 (15.00%) WSUS
14 3 (15.00%) SCCM
14 3 (15.00%) Network Security
14 3 (15.00%) Time Management

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) VLAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security
3 3 (15.00%) PBX
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (70.00%) Windows 10
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (15.00%) Statistics
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) B2B
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (15.00%) CCENT
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Apple
4 3 (15.00%) Avaya
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) Forcepoint
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix